We the Church EXIST … and have done for approximately 2000 years with a mandate to bring people far from God into fullness of life through Jesus Christ. The purpose of this 5-week course is to give a very brief summary of church history. We are not only members of the fellowship at own local church but joint members with similar congregations throughout Australia and the World; but even more than that, we are inheritors of 2000 years of history during which the Church has faced many challenges. Each night 3 brief talks will be given with 10mins discussion after each. This course will increase your knowledge of Church history and show how through 2000 years of existence, numerous internal and external challenges the Church still Exists to bring fullness of Life through Christ to us.
Main Presenter: Dr K. J McLean
WEEK 1: May Historical Background, The Humility of Jesus, Bible and Language
WEEK 2: The Power of the Christian Message, The Tyranny of Rationality, Expansion of the Church
WEEK 3: Life of Augustine, Roman Empire Collapse, Rise of Islam
WEEK 4: Reformation and Luther, John Calvin, Persecution and Migration
WEEK 5: Understanding Modern Society, Revivals, Limitations and Value of Philosophy
During each talk five to ten minutes will be available for discussion Notes will be provided with each session.
Course Costs: $50 per person (For payment plan options contact 42681588)